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Unformatted text preview: approximate four to five year span. After numerous financial facts, he proves that one goes to college in order to receive a high-paying job that initially does not make enough money to pay back the thousands of dollars worth of loans. His point: Why go? His statistical information regarding how many students major in particular subjects adds on to his claim. According to Rall, “there’s no financial advantage to going to college as a liberal-arts major” (19). Ironically enough, “80 percent of college students [are] liberal-arts majors” and will not view college as an experience that paid off when they see there are rarely any careers within that major that actually obtain a sufficient income (25)....
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This essay was uploaded on 03/19/2008 for the course RHE 306 taught by Professor Alyea during the Spring '08 term at University of Texas.
- Spring '08